Learn how business and trader associations in Merri-bek can benefit you.
A business or trader association is an incorporated group of business owners and operators in a shopping strip or centre who join forces and work together to define, represent and achieve the collective interests of its members and the wider business community.
Business associations work in partnership with Council and are managed by an elected Executive Committee of Management, which is accountable to its members. Each association is directed by a business plan and regular meetings of members.
There are two established business associations in Merri-bek, the Coburg Traders Association and the Sydney Road Brunswick Association.
Business associations are a positive and cost effective way for businesses to:
For more information about setting up a business association in your area, contact Business Merri-bek.
Hayley supports retailers in Merri-bek by facilitating the growth, branding and customer awareness of shopping strips in Merri-bek. Hayley helps deliver training activities, programs and professional development opportunities.
Phone: 9240 2462
Email Hayley Rosenboom